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Scrap quilt secrets - 6 design techniques for knockout results by Knott, Diane D., 1966- author.

Scrap quilt secrets - 6 design techniques for knockout results

Offers sixteen quilting projects using six design techniques that apply the S.C.R.A.P.S. system: style, contrast, repetition, accent color, palette, and selvages.

Jun 28, 2016
Sea kayaking - the classic manual for touring, from day trips to major expeditions by Dowd, John, author.

Sea kayaking - the classic manual for touring, from day trips to major expeditions

Still regarded as "the bible" for both new and experienced kayakers after more than thirty years in print, Sea Kayaking covers the basics of equipment and technique, including types of paddles and strokes, as well as such essential skills as how to read the weather and the water, how to navigate with and without GPS and how to travel with a group. Drawing on his many years of experience paddling in all climates, John Dowd presents practical advice on dealing with potential hazards (from surf to

Jun 28, 2016
Sea Kayaking - The Classic Manual for Touring, from Day Trips to Major Expeditions by Dowd, John/ Hoffmeister, Freya (FRW)

Sea Kayaking - The Classic Manual for Touring, from Day Trips to Major Expeditions

Jun 23, 2016
See America - a celebration of our national parks & treasured sites by

See America - a celebration of our national parks & treasured sites

Jun 27, 2016
See something, say nothing - a Homeland Security officer exposes the government's submission to jihad by Haney, Philip, author.

See something, say nothing - a Homeland Security officer exposes the government's submission to jihad

Exposes the submission, denial, and deception that run in the federal government, as it capitulates to the enemy and punishes those who reject its narrative.

Jun 28, 2016
Self-care for the Self-aware - A Guide for Highly Sensitive People, Empaths, Intuitives, and Healers by Markowitz, Dave

Self-care for the Self-aware - A Guide for Highly Sensitive People, Empaths, Intuitives, and Healers

Jun 28, 2016
Self-reg - how to help your child (and you) break the stress cycle and successfully engage with life by Shanker, Stuart, author.

Self-reg - how to help your child (and you) break the stress cycle and successfully engage with life

"The first parenting book to bring the science and psychology of children's behavior together to build brain/body awareness for self-regulation and success,"--Amazon.com.

Jun 24, 2016
Seoul man - a memoir of cars, culture, crisis, and unexpected hilarity inside a Korean corporate titan by Ahrens, Frank, 1963- author.

Seoul man - a memoir of cars, culture, crisis, and unexpected hilarity inside a Korean corporate titan

"Heartbreaking and hilarious, Seoul Man is Frank Ahrens' story of the three years he spent in Korea as the highest ranking non-Korean executive at Hyundai, shedding light on a business culture very few Western journalists have been able to experience"--

Jun 23, 2016
Seven skeletons - the evolution of the world's most famous human fossils by Pyne, Lydia V, author.

Seven skeletons - the evolution of the world's most famous human fossils

Jun 23, 2016
Sex, drugs, and cocoa puffs - a low culture manifesto by Klosterman, Chuck, 1972-

Sex, drugs, and cocoa puffs - a low culture manifesto

Countless writers and artists have spoken for a generation, but no one has done it quite like Chuck Klosterman. With an exhaustive knowledge of popular culture and an almost effortless ability to spin brilliant prose out of unlikely subject matter, Klosterman attacks the entire spectrum of postmodern America: reality TV, Pamela Anderson and literary Jesus freaks. And don't even get him started on his love life and the whole Harry-Met-Sally situation ...

Jun 28, 2016
Sex, drugs, and cocoa puffs - a low culture manifesto by Klosterman, Chuck, 1972-

Sex, drugs, and cocoa puffs - a low culture manifesto

Explores a range of modern cultural phenomenon, including Internet pornography, tribute bands, baseball rivalries, and reality television.

Jun 23, 2016
Shoot to win - tips, tactics, and techniques to help you shoot like a pro by Cheng, Chris, author.

Shoot to win - tips, tactics, and techniques to help you shoot like a pro

In this excellent guide for beginning shooters, Cheng focuses on the basics and ammunition of pistols, rifles, and shotguns, marksmanship fundamentals, and buying a firearm.

Jun 28, 2016
Shoot to Win - Tips, Tactics, and Techniques to Help You Shoot Like a Pro by Cheng, Chris/ Ellermann, Dustin (FRW)/ Harrison, Iain (AFT)

Shoot to Win - Tips, Tactics, and Techniques to Help You Shoot Like a Pro

Jun 23, 2016
Show me all your scars - true stories of living with mental illness by

Show me all your scars - true stories of living with mental illness

Jun 24, 2016
Show Posters - The Art and Practice of Making Gig Posters by Jones, Pat/ Nunery, Ben

Show Posters - The Art and Practice of Making Gig Posters

Jun 28, 2016
Sixty - a diary of my sixty-first year - the beginning of the end, or the end of the beginning? by Brown, Ian, 1954-

Sixty - a diary of my sixty-first year - the beginning of the end, or the end of the beginning?

Jun 28, 2016
Smuggler's Cove - exotic cocktails, rum, and the cult of tiki by Cate, Martin, author.

Smuggler's Cove - exotic cocktails, rum, and the cult of tiki

"Cast aside your cares and worries. Make yourself a Mai Tai, put your favorite exotica record on the hi-fi, and prepare to lose yourself in the fantastical world of tiki, one of the most alluring--and often misunderstood--movements in American cultural history. Martin and Rebecca Cate, founders and owners of Smuggler's Cove (the most acclaimed tiki bar of the modern era) take you on a colorful journey into the lore and legend of tiki: its birth as an escapist fantasy for Depression-era Americans

Jun 27, 2016
Soccer without borders - Jürgen Klinsmann, coaching the U.S. men's national soccer team and the quest for the World Cup by Kirschbau, Erik, author.

Soccer without borders - Jürgen Klinsmann, coaching the U.S. men's national soccer team and the quest for the World Cup

Profiles the head coach of the U.S. men's national soccer team, describing how his vision for making the team a world power helped lead them in the 2014 World Cup.

Jun 28, 2016
Southwest road trip - Las Vegas, Zion and Bryce, Monument Valley, Santa Fe and Taos, and the Grand Canyon by Hull, Tim, author.

Southwest road trip - Las Vegas, Zion and Bryce, Monument Valley, Santa Fe and Taos, and the Grand Canyon

Jun 27, 2016
Springboard and platform diving by Huber, Jeffrey J., 1953-

Springboard and platform diving

Jun 28, 2016